Vt. sex offender
is arrested in NY
The Associated Press
BURLINGTON — A Vermont sex offender who failed to register has been arrested in New York state.
Francis Patrick Mesick, 60, of Burlington was arrested as a fugitive Friday in Chazy, N.Y., according to the Vermont Violent Offender Task Force.
In 1996 Mesick plead guilty to lewd and lascivious conduct and was required to register as a sex offender. He was convicted in 2008 for failing to register.
Mesick’s arrest was a result of efforts by the U.S. Marshals Service, the task force and state police in Vermont and New York.MORE IN Vermont NewsMosquitoes in Springfield have tested positive for West Nile virus, the first positive test this... Full Story
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